11 stalls in Thambuththegama Economic Centre closed

2020-10-29 at 13:38

11 stalls at the Thambuththegama Economic Centre have been closed temporarily.

When inquired by NewsRadio the Thambuththegama Public Health Inspector said following the confirmation that a businessman who arrived at the Thambuththegama Economic Centre from the Meegoda Economic Centre had tested positive for COVID-19, two of his associates at the Thambuththegama Economic Centre had also tested positive.

As a result nearly 100 persons attached to the Economic Centre have been directed to quarantine.

The PHI officer said further action will be taken based on the PCR tests results obtained from the group.